Czech Republic Eases Past Iran at FIVB Volleyball U-19 World C’ship
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran was defeated against the Czech Republic at the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Boys' U-19 World Championship on Friday.
The titleholder lost to the Czech Republic 3-0 (25-17, 25-17, 25-22) in Tunisia.
Iran, who defeated Bulgaria 3-1 in its first match, will play Colombia in Pool B on Saturday.
The Persians are pitted against the Czech Republic, Italy, Colombia and Bulgaria.
The 2019 FIVB Volleyball Boys' U-19 World Championship is the sixteenth edition of the FIVB Volleyball Boys' U-19 World Championship, contested by the men's national teams under the age of 19 of the members of the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB), the sport's global governing body.
The tournament is being held in Tunisia from August 21 to 30.